Bring the whole family to the Michigan History Center for a FREE celebration of 183 years of Michigan History! Statehood Day 2020 will commemorate the people who created our state -- First Peoples, statesmen, townspeople. Save room for a slice of birthday cake to celebrate Michigan's statehood anniversary and don't miss our featured activities:
-Sign up to participate in our 3rd Annual Statehood Day Euchre Tournament! [bit.ly/MHCEuchre2020]
-Sign up to participate in our first-ever Statehood Day Sheep-to-Shawl competition! [bit.ly/MHCShawl2020]
-Learn the art of quilting with the Cotton Patchers of the Capitol City Quilt Guild
-Visit with the Kings 8th British Regiment
-View statehood documents including Michigan's first constitution
-Learn the art of tinsmithing with a brand-new tin punching activity!
-Participate in historic craft and trade demonstrations -- learn how wool becomes clothing, churn some butter, and much more!
Weekend parking at the Michigan History Center is free.
January 25, 2020
Location: 702 W. Kalamazoo St., Michigan History Museum and Archives of Michigan, MI
Phone: (517) 420-1342
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM